The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 5 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 95 13 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.70% 4.96% 13.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.30% 8.02% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 4 33
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £513 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-37.08% +50.00%
E-Commerce
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
446 162 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 87.80% 61.83% 74.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 71 170
Average daily rate £425 £363 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -2.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £221 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £565 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 11
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £101.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +6 58 £425 +21.42% 16
Bedford -7 1 - - 3
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 48 (30.00%) Retail
2 40 (25.00%) .NET
3 37 (23.13%) HTML
4 36 (22.50%) ASP.NET
4 36 (22.50%) Scrum
5 34 (21.25%) C#
6 33 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 28 (17.50%) MVC
9 27 (16.88%) Microsoft
9 27 (16.88%) TeamCity
10 25 (15.63%) Git (software)
10 25 (15.63%) TDD
11 23 (14.38%) SQL Server
12 22 (13.75%) Windows
13 20 (12.50%) Active Directory
14 19 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (11.25%) Subversion
15 18 (11.25%) hybris
16 17 (10.63%) User Acceptance Testing
17 16 (10.00%) SCOM
17 16 (10.00%) MS Excel
18 15 (9.38%) PRINCE2
18 15 (9.38%) IIS
18 15 (9.38%) Finance
18 15 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (9.38%) Waterfall
19 14 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
19 14 (8.75%) CSS
19 14 (8.75%) Business Intelligence

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (9.38%) IIS
2 10 (6.25%) CMS
3 9 (5.63%) Confluence
4 4 (2.50%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (1.88%) Apache
6 2 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.25%) Drupal
6 2 (1.25%) WordPress
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.75%) MS Project
3 4 (2.50%) MS Office
4 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (4.38%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (4.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (3.13%) Agresso
3 5 (3.13%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (1.88%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.63%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.25%) SaaS
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.00%) DHCP
1 8 (5.00%) FTP
1 8 (5.00%) DNS
2 4 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.63%) MySQL
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 27 (16.88%) TeamCity
2 25 (15.63%) Git (software)
3 18 (11.25%) Subversion
4 11 (6.88%) JIRA
5 10 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (5.63%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.25%) Log4Net
7 2 (1.25%) NUnit
7 2 (1.25%) Maven
7 2 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (1.25%) Moq
7 2 (1.25%) FinalBuilder
7 2 (1.25%) Ant
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 48 (30.00%) Retail
2 15 (9.38%) Finance
3 7 (4.38%) General Ledger
4 6 (3.75%) Legal
5 5 (3.13%) Back Office
5 5 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.25%) Publishing
6 2 (1.25%) Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
7 1 (0.63%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 34 (21.25%) Developer
2 25 (15.63%) Project Manager
3 24 (15.00%) Analyst
4 22 (13.75%) Business Analyst
4 22 (13.75%) Architect
5 13 (8.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (8.13%) .NET Developer
6 11 (6.88%) Integration Manager
7 9 (5.63%) Business Architect
8 8 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
8 8 (5.00%) Configuration Engineer
9 7 (4.38%) Web Developer
10 6 (3.75%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.75%) Technical Architect
10 6 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.75%) Systems Integration Manager
10 6 (3.75%) Systems Manager
10 6 (3.75%) Software Configuration Engineer
11 5 (3.13%) Agile Business Analyst
12 4 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (25.00%) .NET
2 37 (23.13%) HTML
3 36 (22.50%) ASP.NET
4 14 (8.75%) CSS
5 13 (8.13%) Ajax
5 13 (8.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (7.50%) Web Services
7 8 (5.00%) XML
7 8 (5.00%) DOM
7 8 (5.00%) JSP
7 8 (5.00%) Dojo
7 8 (5.00%) Django
7 8 (5.00%) HTML5
7 8 (5.00%) CSS3
7 8 (5.00%) Sass
7 8 (5.00%) LESS
7 8 (5.00%) XHR
8 7 (4.38%) XSLT
9 6 (3.75%) WCF
9 6 (3.75%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.50%) EPoS
2 6 (3.75%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.88%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.25%) FMCG
5 2 (1.25%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.63%) APACS
6 1 (0.63%) Tandem
6 1 (0.63%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.75%) Windows
2 12 (7.50%) Android
2 12 (7.50%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.50%) UNIX
6 1 (0.63%) Linux
6 1 (0.63%) CentOS
6 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (22.50%) Scrum
2 33 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (17.50%) MVC
4 25 (15.63%) TDD
5 19 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (10.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (9.38%) Waterfall
7 15 (9.38%) PRINCE2
8 14 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (7.50%) Project Management
9 12 (7.50%) OO
10 11 (6.88%) ITIL
11 10 (6.25%) CRM
12 9 (5.63%) Software Engineering
12 9 (5.63%) DevOps
13 8 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (5.00%) Configuration Management
13 8 (5.00%) B2C
13 8 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.25%) C#
2 32 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (7.50%) PowerShell
4 9 (5.63%) Java
5 7 (4.38%) SQL
5 7 (4.38%) VB
6 4 (2.50%) AWK
7 3 (1.88%) PHP
8 2 (1.25%) PHP5
9 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.63%) VBScript
9 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (1.88%) ISEB
2 2 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.25%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.50%) SLA
2 2 (1.25%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 20 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (10.00%) SCOM
2 13 (8.13%) SCCM
3 9 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.25%) hybris
3 13 (8.13%) Oracle
4 10 (6.25%) Endeca
5 8 (5.00%) SAP
6 3 (1.88%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.88%) Akamai
6 3 (1.88%) F5
7 2 (1.25%) Citrix
8 1 (0.63%) Mercator
8 1 (0.63%) Anite
8 1 (0.63%) Cisco
8 1 (0.63%) IBM
8 1 (0.63%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.63%) Unica
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